Survival outcomes of breast cancer patients who receive neoadjuvant chemotherapy: association with dynamic contrast-enhanced MR imaging with computer-aided evaluation.

@article{Yi2013SurvivalOO,
  title={Survival outcomes of breast cancer patients who receive neoadjuvant chemotherapy: association with dynamic contrast-enhanced MR imaging with computer-aided evaluation.},
  author={Ann Yi and Nariya Cho and Seock-Ah Im and Jung Min Chang and Seung Ja Kim and H Moon and Wonshik Han and In-ae Park and Dong-Young Noh and Woo Kyung Moon},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={2013},
  volume={268 3},
  pages={662-72}
}
PURPOSE To retrospectively evaluate whether dynamic contrast agent-enhanced (DCE) magnetic resonance (MR) imaging parameters assessed by a computer-aided evaluation program are associated with recurrence-free and overall survival in breast cancer patients who received neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NAC). MATERIALS AND METHODS This study was institutional review board approved and informed consent was waived. Between January 2007 and December 2009, 187 consecutive women (mean age, 46.6 years; range… CONTINUE READING